Category Archives: Politics

Why Trump won, in a couple of paragraphs

Today’s Charles Blow column has the answer in a couple of paragraphs: Trump was simply a megaphone for the primal screams of Barack Obama-Hillary Clinton haters flipping out over the cultural anxiety accompanying the ascension of women and minorities. He … Continue reading

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Sweet news/sour news

I generally half-watch, half-listen to national news every night from one TV network or another, although I realize TV network news is in essence not much more than headlines. But each national news show does something very sweet: at the … Continue reading

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“Democrats Sue Trump Campaign Over Leaked Emails Tied to Russia”

Source: Democrats Sue Trump Campaign Over Leaked Emails Tied to Russia – The New York Times Wow. This is such a fascinating lawsuit. Here’s how the piece begins: WASHINGTON — Two Democratic Party donors and a former party staff member … Continue reading

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